“Contemporary Authors”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Centre-LRC.
Standard Name: Orwell, Sonia
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Ivy Compton-Burnett||
Jourdain had published a translation of Horace 's Odes in 1904 and the important History of English Secular Embroidery in 1910: in the latter year she also published almost sixty articles on a wide variety...
|Family and Intimate relationships||George Orwell||
During that same year GO proposed marriage to Sonia Brownell , editorial assistant on Horizon, who refused him. She accepted when he proposed again only months before his death, and they were married on...
|Friends, Associates||Ivy Compton-Burnett||
After Jourdain's death, ICB 's circle of friends included George Furlong , Rex Brandreth , Barbara and Walter Robinson , Soame Jenyns , Elizabeth Taylor , Sonia Orwell (widow of the writer George Orwell), Australian-born...
|Textual Production||George Orwell|
Publisher John Calder and writer's widow Sonia Orwell together organised at Edinburgh the first, highly successful Writers' Conference.